|Toy Stories: Vita Nuda Then and Now? - Kathleen Biddick (Temple University, Philadelphia, PA); Eileen Joy (Southern Illinois Univ. Edwardsville); Anna Klosowska (Miami University, Ohio)|
Featured talk by Kathleen Biddick, with a joint response from Eileen Joy and Anna Klosowska, at "Speculative Medievalisms: A Laboratory-Atelier," a 1-day symposium held at The Anatomy Theater, King's College London, 14 January 2011 [organized and sponsored by the BABEL Working Group, the Centre for Late Antique and Medieval Studies @ King's College London, and the Petropunk Collective].
Keywords: biopower; medieval biohistory; political theology; Lanfranc of Bec (c. 1005-1089); Berengar of Tours (c. 999-1088); Ernst Kantorowicz; Foucault; Agamben; Roberto Esposito